Edgar Wright’s beloved “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World” has received the Dolby treatment. That means Scott will battle the seven evil exes at a theater near you on April 30th. In honor of the tenth anniversary of the film, the re-release of “Scott Pilgrim” will feature new Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos sound.
The announcement was made on Wright‘s social media platforms. Along with breaking the news, Wright also dropped a new trailer for the film. Additionally, Wright announced 4K Ultra HD Blu Ray edition is also coming soon.
While “Scott Pilgrim” was a box office bomb back in 2010, it was loved by critics and fans alike. The film is certified fresh on Rotten Tomatoes, with the critic and audience score being nearly identical. Additionally, “Scott Pilgrim” features a rock star ensemble cast. Michael Cera plays the titular Scott while Mary Elizabeth Winstead plays his love interest, Romona Flowers. Meanwhile the supporting cast is filled with talented actors including: Chris Evans, Brie Larson, Kieran Culkin, Anna Kendrick, Brandon Routh, Aubrey Plaza, Jason Schwartzman, and Alison Pill, while Bill Hader provided his voice for narration.
Any fan of the film knows the transitions in “Scott Pilgrim” are next level. However, if you haven’t seen the film or it’s just been a while, check out this video essay by Nerdwriter1 on “Scott Pilgrim’s” transitions.
You can purchase tickets for the film here.